437 people were admitted to the hospital due to dengue in the last 24 hours. With this, the number of dengue patients admitted to the hospital increased to 1,529. And after the death of two people due to dengue in the last 24 hours, the total number of deaths has become 48.
This information was given in the dengue report of the Health Emergency Operation Center and Control Room of the Department of Health on Thursday (September 22).
According to the report, 437 dengue patients were admitted to the hospital between 8 am on Wednesday and 8 am on Thursday. Among the new patients, 306 people are receiving treatment in different hospitals in Dhaka. 131 people are receiving treatment outside Dhaka.
Currently, a total of 1,529 dengue patients are admitted in various public and private hospitals in the country. Among them, 1,183 people are receiving treatment in 50 government and private hospitals in Dhaka. 346 people are admitted in different hospitals outside Dhaka.
According to the information of the Department of Health, from January 1 to September 22 this year, 12 thousand 875 people were admitted to the hospital due to dengue. Among them, 11 thousand 298 people have recovered.
During this time, 10 thousand 17 people were infected and admitted to the hospital in Dhaka. Out of which 8 thousand 813 people have recovered and returned home. Besides, 2 thousand 858 people were admitted to hospitals outside Dhaka. Among them, 2 thousand 485 people have recovered and returned home.
Meanwhile, two deaths due to dengue have been reported in the last 24 hours. From January 1 this year, 48 people have died due to dengue.